Kirk Douglas

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Birthday
9, 1916
Birthplace
Amsterdam, NY
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthplace
Amsterdam, NY

About

TV and movie actor who was onscreen with his real family in the series, It Runs in the Family, and also starred in The Odyssey and 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea. His other notable films include Gunfight at the O.K. Corral, Tough Guys, and Lust for Life.

Before Fame

He was a successful competitive wrestler in college. His first major film was 1947's Out of the Past.

Trivia

He became a legend on the silver screen, and starred in the 1960 film, Spartacus.

Family Life

Following his marriage to Diana Douglas he married Anne Buydens in 1954. His son is famous actor, Michael Douglas. His three other children include Joel, Peter and Eric. His grandson is Cameron Douglas.

Associated With

He starred in The Bad and The Beautiful with Dick Powell.

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